Dan Schweiker

Founder & Co-Chairman
Dan Schweiker
Current Community & Professional:
  • 1997 to 1998 Board Member, Phoenix Chamber of Commerce
  • 1994 to 2000 Former Board Member, Teach For America/Arizona (Founding Board Chair, 1996 - 2000)
  • 2000-Present Honorary Community Champion -Teach For America/Arizona
  • 1995 to 2004 Former Board Member, Children’s Action Alliance (President, 1997-1999)
  • 1994 to 2000 Former Board Member Business Volunteers For The Arts/Phoenix (President 1996-1997)
  • 1986 to 1993 Former Board Member, Phoenix City Club (President, 1990)
  • 1987 to 1997 Former Board Member, Phoenix Day Child Development Center (Board Chairman, 1990-1991)
  • 1998-Present Board Member Scottsdale Convention & Visitor’s Bureau
  • 1986 to 1990 Former Board Member, Phoenix Local Development Corporation (President, 1989)
  • 2002 to 2006 Former Member Maricopa Association of Governments Transportation Policy Comm. (MAG TPC)
  • 1998 to 2008 Town Council Member Town of Paradise Valley Arizona. (Vice Mayor 1998-2004)
  • 2002-Present Board Member Friends of Public Radio Arizona Vice Chair 2009-2010
  • 2008-Present Advisory Board member Audrey’s Angels
  • 2008- Board Member The Williams Institute for Ethics & Management
  • 1980-Present Member World Affair’s Council
Awards:
  • Scottsdale Chamber of Commerce, Small Business of the Year [Sterling Award] (1996)
  • Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, Small Businessperson of the Year (1994)
  • Entrepreneur of the Year Award® (1993)
Dan Schweiker was born and raised in Des Moines, Iowa and moved to Arizona in 1978. He is married to Suzanne Smith, President of Suzanne Smith Interior Design Ltd. Quote: "The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it." - Michelangelo